22 Year Old Bay Area Resident, recently had a total colectomy done due to ulcerative colitis and takedown surgery, this is my experience with the battle of ulcerative colitis and what it has done to my life for the better and for the worse. This is my tale straight from the gut.
I was diagnosed with COPD in 2008, although I have had symptoms od the disease for 12 years. I also have Crohns Disease, Glaucoma and had had a Total Colectomy after 27 surgeries. I am on LTOT, but my O2 Sats arew still low.I hsve no energy and have to use a wheelchair for going distances.I am currently on SSDI. but I hope to find a work @ home job